Directy CMF is a content management framework that provides basic functionality required for creating Web sites and publishing Web content. It makes it easy for developers to add CMS functionality to applications built with the ApPHP MVC framework. Key development principles for the provided set of bundles are modularity, usability, documentation, and intuitive coding. This framework is intended to be easily customizable, in terms of both the types of content used and the policies and services it provides. It allows to you extend the functionality of the base application with your own independent modules.
DooPHP is a very fast PHP framework. It enables developers at all levels to rapidly develop robust Web 2.0 applications. It is quite feature rich. DooPHP supports some common stuff found in a Web framework, such as an MVC-base structure, RESTful APIS, a REST client, URI routing, database ORM tools, a model generator, HTTP Digest Authentication, a flexbible compiling template engine, logging and profiling tools, and more.
Elefant is a full-featured, but refreshingly simple CMS and PHP Web framework. It features an intuitive, streamlined admin interface, a tightly integrated WYSIWYG editor, dynamically embeddable content objects for building dynamic Web sites without touching code, and an extremely fast, secure, and flexible framework for add-ons and themes. The core CMS includes page editing, a blogging engine, site navigation, file and user management, automatic version control, a tool for translators and multilingual site management, and an in-browser theme/layout editor. It is also extensively documented and has a small but friendly and active developer community.
Kohana is a PHP 5 framework that uses the Model View Controller architectural pattern. It aims to be secure, lightweight, and easy to use. Although it reuses many common design patterns and concepts, there are some things that make Kohana stand out. It is community driven, uses strict PHP 5 OOP to provide visibility protection, automatic class loading, overloading, interfaces, abstracts, and singletons, and is extremely lightweight. Kohana has no dependencies on PECL extensions or PEAR libraries. Large, monolithic libraries are avoided in favor of optimized solutions.
Mouf is a special kind of PHP framework. It combines an Inversion of control (IOC) framework and a component download system in a nice Web-based user interface. The goal of Mouf is to help you use and re-use components. By itself, it does not provide anything useful, but it will help you download and install libraries of components, and bind those components together. You will get better and cleaner code using Mouf. Mouf features more than 100 packages providing various ready-to-use components of a Web application, ranging from an MVC framework to an ORM layer, logging, form generation, image manipulation, Drupal integration, authentication, etc.
RainFramework is an MVC Framework for PHP. It's easy to use and it enables teams to work better. It is installable with a simple copy/paste operation. It has a very small footprint, with just the necessary library and files. It is well documented and tested, and it allows you to create Web applications more quickly. It also supports multiple languages, has a WYSIWYG editor, and is extensible.
Simplicity is a lightweight modular Web development framework. It is designed with a tight core providing centralized configuration, caching, auto loading, session handling, and a simple ORM. All other functionality is provided by modules which can be loaded in module chains. Each application can have multiple chains.
TYPOlight is a content management system (CMS) for people who want a professional Internet presence that is easy to maintain. The state-of-the-art structure of the system offers a high security standard and allows you to develop search engine friendly Web sites that are also accessible for people with disabilities. Furthermore, the system can be expanded flexibly and inexpensively. It features easy management of user rights, a Live Update Service, a modern CSS framework, and many already integrated modules (news, calendar, forms, etc.).